• Why is Mrs. Shipe wearing the same dress everyday?

    Why is Mrs. Shipe wearing the same dress everyday?

    Mrs. Ilana Shipe, Guest Columnist and West Assistant Principal

    December 11, 2018

    Dressember is one way that I can advocate on [the enslaved's] behalf to raise awareness. READ MORE »»

    Outfit repeating for a good cause! Mrs. Shipe, assistant principal at West, hopes to raise awareness for and of modern human injustices and slavery.

  • Midterm Study Tips

    Midterm Study Tips

    Alanna Braxton, Staff Reporter

    December 5, 2018

    "Your GPA will not be on your tombstone." -- Mrs. Karen Mapes READ MORE »»

    The 2018-2019 Midterm Schedule calls for exams during the week of 1/14/18-1/18/18.

  • College Essay Tips and Tricks

    College Essay Tips and Tricks

    Lauren Glancey, Staff Reporter

    November 14, 2018

    It is perfectly okay to feel stressed out when starting to apply for college. With other classwork and assignments on your plate, college applications may fall at the bottom of your list of priorities. However, it is best to start your essay as early as possible so that you have time to make corrections,...

    Don't fret! Some simple tips and strategies can make your college application essay one any institution will love!

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  • Best Places to Study in Downingtown

    Best Places to Study in Downingtown

    Rachel Bowman, Staff Reporter

    October 31, 2018

    I definitely don't say this from experience, but... apparently it’s really easy to fall asleep when you study in bed. Even if you have a desk to study at, studying can get tiring. It’s important that you change up the scenery every once and a while to ensure you are studying to the best of your potential....

    The scenery at Downingtown's local parks can't be beat and set a wonderful atmosphere for studying.

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  • Field of Screams — A Student Review

    Field of Screams — A Student Review

    Sierra Kohute, Staff Reporter

    October 29, 2018

    Looking for a few screams with friends? Jump in your car with all of your friends and drive on Route 30 to Lancaster, PA's Field of Screams attraction. The Field of Screams is a place of notably scary and horrific sights, with four attractions that will make the hairs on your arms pop up as you are surrounded...

    The Field of Screams entrance located in Lancaster, PA, welcomes horror seekers to its gates.

    Sierra Kohute

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Get in the Holiday Spirit with a Visit to Broad Run Tree Farm

Get in the Holiday Spirit with a Visit to Broad Run Tree Farm

December 12, 2018

The Coffee Cup: Brewing Up Breakfast Since 1958

The Coffee Cup: Brewing Up Breakfast Since 1958

November 28, 2018

Restaurant Review: Caln Pizza and Pasta

Restaurant Review: Caln Pizza and Pasta

November 13, 2018

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StuCo Staff Appreciation Luncheon a Success!
2019-2020 Course Selection Preview

2019-2020 Course Selection Preview

January 2, 2019

Free Chick-fil-A, anyone?

Free Chick-fil-A, anyone?

December 17, 2018

Gobble Gobble, Run! ChesCo Turkey Trot Another Success

Gobble Gobble, Run! ChesCo Turkey Trot Another Success

December 4, 2018

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Staff Spotlight: Ms. Newman
The Man Behind the Music: Mr. McCloskey

The Man Behind the Music: Mr. McCloskey

January 8, 2019

Adios, Senora Coleman!

Adios, Senora Coleman!

November 16, 2018

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